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Events

Wednesday, October 30

 A Little Shop of Horrors

IT’S FUNNY HOW LOVE CAN GROW Skid Row florist’s clerk Seymour Krelborn is too shy to declare his love for his co-worker Audrey – until a mysterious exotic...

9 & 99: The Howe - Gretzky Exhibition

Never seen before. Never seen again. An exhibition unlike any other, paying homage to the most prolific scorers of our generations. Witness the greatest...

AFTER SCHOOL OPERA PROGRAM

The COC’s After School Opera Program is a community arts program for children between the ages of 7 and 12 involving the creation and presentation of an...

ALMIGHTY VOICE AND HIS WIFE

Romeo and Juliet. Orpheus and Eurydice. Almighty Voice and His Wife. This powerful true story is shaken up and reimagined into an eloquent tale of tragic...

Adam Gopnik in Conversation

Not since the early 20th century has liberalism, and liberals been under such relentless attack, from both right and left. American author Adam Gopnik’s A...

BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL

A SHOW TO MAKE YOUR SPIRIT SHINE Dreams don’t come easy in the hardscrabble mining town, riven by a bitter national strike, where eleven-year-old Billy...

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL- ALEGRÍA, IN A NEW LIGHT

In a New Light Beloved by fans around the world, iconic Alegría is reinterpreted in a renewed version to share its timeless story once more. The classic...

COC ENSEMBLE STUDIO COMPETITION

The Canadian Opera Company’s annual Ensemble Studio Competition returns to discover and celebrate the next generation of opera stars. The grand finale of a...

Cannupa Hanska Luger: Every One & Kali Spitzer: Sister

The crisis surrounding murdered and missing Indigenous women, girls, trans, and queer community members continues, with thousands of documented cases in both...

Early Rubens

Discover the larger-than-life drama of Early Rubens this fall at the AGO A master storyteller whose larger-than-life paintings illustrate scenes from...

Into the Light: Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald

A comprehensive examination of the accomplishments and legacy of the Winnipeg artist Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald (1890–1956), the last member to join the Group...

It’s Alive! Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection

Famous guitarist Kirk Hammett, of the heavy metal band Metallica, has created one of the world’s most extraordinary collections of classic horror and sci-fi...

Janet Nungnik: Revelations

This exhibition of new textile works by Baker Lake artist Janet Nungnik (b.1954) was produced over a period of more than 15 years. Nungnik’s embroidered and...

Maud Lewis

One of Canada’s most beloved folk artists, Maud Lewis (1903–1970) is known for her brightly-coloured paintings of rural Nova Scotia. Working from her cabin...

Opening Party for Grayson James: After Alexandria

Join us for a party to celebrate the opening of Grayson James: After Alexandria in the RIC Student Gallery. In After Alexandria, on view from October...

Reading & Conversation: Kai Aareleid, Joanne Ramos and Gabriela Ybarra

Three young women learn that the world is not quite as it seems, as tragic external and political factors cast shadows on their personal lives, in the latest...

Reading & Conversation: Kyoko Nakajima, Inês Pedrosa and Zeruya Shalev

Knowing when to hold on and when to let go are common struggles in life and in love. Join three award-winning international authors for a discussion about...

Reading & Interview: Anthony De Sa and Wilfried N’Sondé

Join two celebrated authors on the search for hope through their beautifully crafted new novels about escaping one’s destiny to achieve a better life with...

Robert Houle: Histories

This exhibition presents a selection of works by the leading Saulteaux artist Robert Houle who grew up in Sandy Bay First Nation on the western shore of Lake...

Screemers

SCREEMERS IS BACK AT THE BETTER DEAD CENTRE! Tickets are on sale now with dates starting October 11 - November 2nd. Toronto’s original and best haunted...

THE NEVERENDING STORY

FIND YOURSELF IN A WORLD OF FANTASY Hiding in a closet to avoid school bullies, ten-year-old Bastian becomes immersed in a strangely compelling book: the...

The Way She Looks: A History of Female Gazes in African Portraiture

Photographs from The Walther Collection Drawn from the extraordinary holdings of The Walther Collection, The Way She Looks revisits the history of African...

Toronto Biennial of Art

Launching September 21, 2019, the 75-day Toronto Biennial of Art presents local, national, and international contemporary art in a citywide event as...

Toronto Chocolate Festival

Toronto becomes a chocolate-coated metropolis as events, including The Chocolate Ball; Cocouture celebrate everything chocolate. Visit their website for...

Toronto International Festival of Authors

Welcome to Canada’s oldest and largest festival of words and ideas! The Toronto International Festival of Authors is a charitable, cultural organization...

Voice of Rebellion: Mozhdah Jamalzadah with Roberta Staley

As host of the acclaimed talk show The Mozhdah Show, singer and the first Afghani woman to perform in the White House, it’s no wonder why Mozhdah Jamalzadah...

Wednesday, October 30